Defense minister says Iranian troops training in Russia to operate the anti-aircraft weapons, which will arrive by the end of 2015
At least 50 people are known to have died, and more than 700 injured, following two major explosions in China’s northern port city of Tianjin
A major earthquake has struck eastern Nepal, near Mount Everest, two weeks after more than 8,000 died in a devastating quake
Commentary By: Gordon King
The West Coast of the United States has been hit with several moderate to large earthquakes within the past 24 hour period. The largest off the coast of Northern California, a magnitude 5.7 and a 5.6, Northern Nevada with a 4.2, and Central Nevada with a (3.3). Many other small earthquakes have also occurred from California to Oklahoma, down to Arizona.
There are no reports of damage at this time.